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All A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Cabin Fever (CNS)
Cache (Hidden) (CNS)
Cadillac Records (CNS)
Calendar Girls (CNS)
Callas Forever (CNS)
The Calling (CNS)
Calvary (CNS)
Capitalism: A Love Story (CNS)
Capote (CNS)
Capote (SAM)
Captain America: The First Avenger (CNS)
Captain America: The First Avenger (SRR)
Captain Phillips (CNS)
Captivity (CNS)
Capturing the Friedmans (CNS)
Carandiru (CNS)
Carnage (SRR)
Carrie (CNS)
Cars (CNS)
Cars 2 (CNS)
Casa de Los Babys (CNS)
Case 39 (CNS)
Casino Royale (CNS)
Cassandra's Dream (CNS)
Cassanova (CNS)
Cast Away (SAM)
Cast Away (EDC)
Catch and Release (CNS)
Catch a Fire (CNS)
Catch Me If You Can (SAM)
Catch Me If You Can (CNS)
Catch That Kid (CNS)
Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (CNS)
Catwoman (CNS)
Cautiva (Captive) (SAM)
Cave of Forgotten Dreams (CNS)
Cave of the Yellow Dog, The (CNS)
Cave, The (CNS)
Cellular (CNS)
Central Station (SAM)
Cesar Chavez (CNS)
Chandni Chowk to China (CNS)
Changeling (SAM)
Changeling (CNS)
The Change-Up (CNS)
Changing Lanes (SAM)
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (CNS)
Charlie Bartlett (CNS)
Charlie St. Cloud (CNS)
Charlie Wilson's War (CNS)
Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin (CNS)
Charlotte's Web (SAM)
Charlotte's Web (EDC)
Charlotte's Web (CNS)
Chasing Churchill: In Search of my Grandfather (SAM)
Chasing Liberty (CNS)
Chasing Mavericks (CNS)
Chasing Papi (CNS)
Che: Parts I & II (SAM)
Cheaper By the Dozen (SAM)
Cheaper by the Dozen (CNS)
Cheaper by the Dozen (CNS)
Chef (CNS)
Chernobyl Diaries (CNS)
Chicago (CNS)
Chicago (SAM)
Chicken Little (EDC)
Chicken Little (CNS)
Chicken Run (EDC)
Children of Men (CNS)
Chimpanzee (CNS)
Chimpanzee (SRR)
Chocolat (SAM)
Choke (CNS)
Chorus (Les Choristes), The (CNS)
Chorus Line, A (EDC)
Chorus, The (EDC)
Christmas at Maxwell's (CNS)
A Christmas Carol (CNS)
Christmas in the Clouds (CNS)
A Christmas Tale (Un Conte de Noel) (CNS)
Christmas With the Kranks (CNS)
Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, The (CNS)
Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, The (EDC)
Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, The (SAM)
Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, The (CNS)
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (CNS)
Chronicles of Riddick, The (CNS)
Chumscrubber, The (CNS)
Cider House Rules, The (SAM)
Cinderella Man (SAM)
Cinderella Man (CNS)
Cinderella Story, A (CNS)
Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (CNS)
City Hall (SAM)
City of Angels (SAM)
City of Ember (CNS)
City of Ghosts (CNS)
City of God (CNS)
Civic Duty (CNS)
Civil Action, A (EDC)
Civil Action, A (SAM)
CJ7 (CNS)
Clash of the Titans (CNS)
The Class (CNS)
Clearing, The (CNS)
Clearing, The (SAM)
Clerks II (CNS)
Click (CNS)
Closed Circuit (CNS)
Closer (CNS)
Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs (CNS)
Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 (CNS)
Cloverfield (CNS)
Coach Carter (CNS)
Code 46 (CNS)
Code Name: The Cleaner (CNS)
Coffee and Cigarettes (CNS)
Cold Creek Manor (CNS)
The Cold Light of Day (CNS)
Cold Mountain (SAM)
Cold Mountain (CNS)
Collateral (CNS)
The Collector (CNS)
College (CNS)
College Road Trip (CNS)
Colombiana (CNS)
Color of the Cross (SAM)
Color of Paradise, The (SAM)
Combacks, The (CNS)
Company, The (CNS)
Con Air (SAM)
Conan the Barbarian (CNS)
Condemned, The (CNS)
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (CNS)
Confessions of a Shopaholic (CNS)
Confessions of a Shopaholic (SAM)
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (CNS)
Confetti (CNS)
Confidence (CNS)
Connie and Carla (CNS)
Conspiracy of Silence (CNS)
Conspiracy Theory (SAM)
The Conspirator (CNS)
Constant Gardener (CNS)
Constant Gardener, The (SAM)
Constantine (CNS)
Constantine's Sword (CNS)
Constantine's Sword (SAM)
Contact (SAM)
Contagion (SRR)
Contender, The (SAM)
Contraband (CNS)
Contraband (SRR)
Conversation, The (SAM)
Conversations With God (CNS)
Conviction (CNS)
Cookout, The (CNS)
Cooler, The (CNS)
Cop Land (SAM)
Cop Out (CNS)
Coraline (CNS)
Core, The (CNS)
Coriolanus (SRR)
Coriolanus (CNS)
The Counselor (CNS)
Counterfeiters, The (CNS)
Country Bears, The (CNS)
Country Strong (CNS)
Couples Retreat (CNS)
Courage Under Fire (SAM)
Courageous (CNS)
The Cove (SAM)
Covenant, The (CNS)
Cowboys & Aliens (CNS)
CQ (CNS)
Cradle 2 the Grave (CNS)
Crank (CNS)
Crash (SAM)
Crash (CNS)
Crazy Love (CNS)
Crazy, Stupid, Love (CNS)
Crazy, Stupid, Love (SRR)
Crime of Father Amaro, The (CNS)
Criminal (CNS)
The Croods (CNS)
Crossover (CNS)
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (SAM)
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (EDC)
Croupier (SAM)
Crucible, The (SAM)
Cry Wolf (CNS)
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (CNS)
Curious George (CNS)
Curse of the Jade Scorpion, The (SAM)
Cursed (CNS)


U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' ratings
A-I General patronage
A-II Adults and adolescents
A-III Adults
A-IV Adults, with reservations
L Limited adult audience
O Morally offensive

Motion Picture Association of America ratings
G General audiences
PG Parental guidance suggested
PG-13 Parents strongly cautioned
R Restricted
NC-17 No one 17 and under admitted




Andrew Dung-Lac and Companions: Andrew Dung-Lac was one of 117 people martyred in Vietnam between 1820 and 1862. Members of this group were beatified on four different occasions between 1900 and 1951. All were canonized by St. John Paul II. 
<p>Christianity came to Vietnam (then three separate kingdoms) through the Portuguese. Jesuits opened the first permanent mission at Da Nang in 1615. They ministered to Japanese Catholics who had been driven from Japan. </p><p>The king of one of the kingdoms banned all foreign missionaries and tried to make all Vietnamese deny their faith by trampling on a crucifix. Like the priest-holes in Ireland during English persecution, many hiding places were offered in homes of the faithful. </p><p>Severe persecutions were again launched three times in the 19th century. During the six decades after 1820, between 100,000 and 300,000 Catholics were killed or subjected to great hardship. Foreign missionaries martyred in the first wave included priests of the Paris Mission Society, and Spanish Dominican priests and tertiaries. </p><p>Persecution broke out again in 1847 when the emperor suspected foreign missionaries and Vietnamese Christians of sympathizing with a rebellion led by of one of his sons. </p><p>The last of the martyrs were 17 laypersons, one of them a 9-year-old, executed in 1862. That year a treaty with France guaranteed religious freedom to Catholics, but it did not stop all persecution. </p><p>By 1954 there were over a million and a half Catholics—about seven percent of the population—in the north. Buddhists represented about 60 percent. Persistent persecution forced some 670,000 Catholics to abandon lands, homes and possessions and flee to the south. In 1964, there were still 833,000 Catholics in the north, but many were in prison. In the south, Catholics were enjoying the first decade of religious freedom in centuries, their numbers swelled by refugees. </p><p>During the Vietnamese war, Catholics again suffered in the north, and again moved to the south in great numbers. Now the whole country is under Communist rule.</p> American Catholic Blog To replace our sins with virtues may seem like a daunting task, but fortunately we can follow the example of the saints who have 
successfully defeated these sins in their lifetimes. They provide us with a way forward so that we, too, can live holy, virtuous lives.

 
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